All webapps behind nginx reverse proxy by port?

Grant emailgrant at
Wed Sep 25 08:18:23 UTC 2013

> I'm thinking of using nginx as a reverse proxy for all of my
> administrative webapps so I can keep them under nice tight control.
> Is this a good idea?  Would you use port numbers to separate each of
> them?
> - Grant

On second thought, this wouldn't be a reverse proxy setup in every
instance.  Some webapps could be served straight from nginx, but is
configuring them into separate nginx servers a good idea for more
control?  I'm trying to find out if I'm thinking straight about this.

- Grant

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